Best things to do in Miami


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Redlands

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Few may know that there is a rural enclave on the southern outskirts of the city where you can collect strawberries, see exotic tropical fruit trees, taste guava wine, and enjoy beautiful orchid greenhouses and gardens.  The rural region is called Redland, named for its red soil. It is full of tradition and home to long-standing locals who are trying to maintain its rustic beauty. For t... More info

St. Andrews State Park

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Sugary white sandy beach, crystal blue water, a wide variety of outdoor activities, and plenty of natural beauty are what you'll discover when you arrive at Saint Andrews State Park in Panama City Beach, Florida. With over 1,200 acres and many diverse activities to try, it's easy to fill a multi-day tour with fun and excitement. St. Andrews State Park is the perfect destination for someone who ... More info

Everglades National Park

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One of the natural parks best known for its diversity of habitats and for housing endangered species, such as the American crocodile, the Florida panther, or the West Indian manatee, is the Everglades National Park. In 1934, Everglades Park was declared a World Heritage Site, an International Biosphere Reserve, and a Wetland of International Significance. The national park is situated in southe... More info

Sanibel Island

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Sanibel is an island and city in Lee County, Florida. Located along the Gulf of Mexico just a short drive from Fort Myers, is justly famed for its sunsets, lighthouse, and luxurious resorts. The tropical Sanibel Island is just a hop and a jump away after flying into Fort Myers, Florida. A 45-minute drive ties the mainland to this paradise of the island. Southwest International Airport (RSW) at ... More info

South Pointe Park

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Located at the southern tip of Miami Beach, South Pointe is a 17-acre park with walking trails, grassy knolls, and sweeping ocean views. The zone has a playground with elements of water and a dog park. There are lots of seats across the park, and there's a variety of art and light sculptures all over the place.  The park is located at the southernmost point of Miami Beach. The entrance to ... More info

Ocean Drive

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Ocean Drive is Miami's most emblematic route, possibly because of all the movies it's starred in, and it's also typically the first location people think of when they hear Miami Beach. Pastel-hued, art deco houses, bright night lights, fancy cars, and, of course, rows and rows of palm trees are just what Ocean Drive's quintessential Miami is about. Ocean Drive begins at South Pointe just south ... More info

Dry Tortugas National Park

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The isolated Dry Tortugas National Park sits almost 70 miles west of Key West. The 100-square-mile park is mainly open water with seven small islands. It is recognized all over the world as the home of the majestic Fort Jefferson, the picturesque blue seas, the superlative coral reefs and marine life, and the vast array of birdlife in the region. The most popular way to get to Dry Tortugas is b... More info

Hollywood Beach Broadwalk

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Nestled between Fort Lauderdale and Miami is Hollywood, a classic Florida beach town that has been enchanting tourists since the 1920s. Hollywood Beach boasts a one-of-a-kind seafront promenade named the Hollywood Beach Broadwalk.  Walking, the closest bus station is A1a/Jefferson S, a 4-minute walk away. You can also take line 04, stop by Griffin-Anglers. If you're in Miami Beach, the dis... More info